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Advice on Surviving in the New Economic Landscape

Find down-to-earth advice on building your career in our  current economic situation at the panel discussion, “What Just Happened Here? Surviving and Thriving in a Post-Crisis Economy.”  The discussion will take place Friday, September 25, from noon to 1:15 p.m. in the Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) Walb Student Union, Rooms 114–116. It is free and open to the public.

This panel discussion will provide a practical analysis of the 2008 economic crisis. Panelists will offer advice on building your career and life in the new economic landscape. Hedayeh Samavati, Ph.D., IPFW professor of economics; Mark Crouch, IPFW associate professor and coordinator of labor studies; and Jill Parker, IPFW director of career services, will serve as panelists.

The program is sponsored by the IPFW Center for Women and Returning Adults, a division of the Office of Diversity and Multicultural Affairs, and the Indiana–Purdue Student Government Association. It is the first in a series of seminars and discussions called “Empowering Ourselves: Surviving and Thriving in a Rapidly Changing World.”

For more information, contact Julie Creek, coordinator for the IPFW Center for Women and Returning Adults, at 260-481-4140 or creekj@ipfw.edu.